Prepare For Rimc Dehradun School (Making Officers Building Nation)
The Rashtriya Indian Military College is an Inter Services Institute and a Category 'A' establishment of the Ministry of Defence alongside institutions like National Defence Academy, Khadakvasla, Officers' Training Academy, Chennai, and Indian Military Academy, Dehradun. The College provides public school education to young boys in the age group of 11 1/2 to 18 years specially selected through an All India competitive examination. A dedicated feeder to the National Defence Academy and the NAVAC Academy. The College aims to send maximum boys to the NDA/NAVAC. Hence it puts emphasis on complete education and all round personality development of the cadets. However in the event of a boy not joining the NDA due to any reason, the RIMC guarantees, through the five years of academic course, that he attains enough academic proficiency to get admission in any professional or any other college in the Country.VISION
The purpose of this Institution was to provide Indian boys with suitable education and training to ensure a high pass-rate for the Indians being sent to the Royal Military College, Sandhurst, as part of the Indianisation program of the officer cadre of the Indian Army. RIMC was not, in fact, a College, but a pre Sandhurst institution run along the lines of an English public school. The British believed that for becoming an army officer, if an education in Britain was impossible, a public school education in India was an absolute necessity. The British believed that public school education was particularly necessary for Indian boys whose up bringing made them suitable for the rigors and self-discipline of army life. Hence with these vision to lay the foundation for the selected young men the college makes endeavor to enable them to manage the National security affairs in later life. To become a feeder institution to NDA, NAVAC, and also enable cadets to apply for CME & Technical entry (CTW) and any other schemes from where Cadets can join the Defence Services.
Form date : 15 February to 15 April 2023
Exam date : 3 June 2023(Saturday)
Age Limit : 2 Jan 2011 to 1 July 2012
Form date : 20 July to 15 October 2023(Expected)
Exam date : 2 Dec 2023(Expected)
Age Limit : 2 July 2011 to 1 Jan 2013
Form date : 1 February to 31 March 2024(Expected)
Exam date : 2 June 2023(Expected)
Age Limit : 2 Jan 2012 to 1 July 2013
Form date : 20 July to 15 October 2024(Expected)
Exam date : 1 Dec 2023(Expected)
Age Limit : 2 July 2012 to 1 Jan 2014
The RIMC Entrance Examination for admission of Boys and Girls to Class VIII for the Jan 2024 term will be held at the specified centers within the country on 03 June 2023 (Saturday). The candidates will be examined in the following subjects:
|(i)||English Written Paper||125|
|(ii)||Mathematics Written Paper||200|
|(ili)||General Knowledge Written Paper||75|
|(iv)||Viva-voce (Designed primarily to test the intelligence, personality, & communication||50( Only for candidates who will qualify in the written skills etc of candidates. exam)|
Written Examination: The examination shall be conducted on 03 June 2023 (Saturday) as per the following schedule:
|(a)||Mathematics||09:30 to 11:00 hrs||Candidate may answer in Hindi or English|
|(b)||General Knowledge||12:00 to 13:00 hrs||-do-|
|(c)||English||14:30 to 16:30 hrs|
Applications are to be submitted in duplicate. The documents which are required to be attached with Application Form are as under:-
Note: Application Form should reach the respective State Governments (as given in Guidelines to Admission) by 15 April 2023. Kindly note that Application Form must be sent to the State Government and not to the Rashtriya Indian Military College, Dehradun, Uttrakhand
Examination centres are generally located in the state capitals or in cities/towns as advertised.
The annual fee is presently Rs. 1,07,500/- for Gen Candidate and Rs. 93,900/- For SC/ST candid' per year. Jt may increase from time to time. At the time of entry a Security Deposit of Rs. 30,000/- is to be made (incl in annual fee). This is refunded when the Cadet graduates from the college.
Scholarships are granted by various state Govts fo meritorious students. The amount of scholarships varies from state to state and is in between Rs. 10,000/- to Rs. 50,000/- per annum. Continuation of Scholarship once granted by the state is subject to merit, income, discipline and his performance during the year.
The Prospectus-cum-Application Form and Booklet of Old Question Papers can be obtained from The Rashtriya Indian Military College, Garhi Cantt, Dehradun , Uttarakhand, Pin- 248003 by making an Online Payment of Rs 600/- for General Candidates & Rs. 555/- for SC/ST Candidates on RIMC website www.rimc.gov.in. On receipt of the payment, the Prospectus-cum Application Form and Booklet of Old Question Papers will be dispatched by Speed post only.
The Prospectus – Cum – Application Form and Booklet of Old Question Papers can be obtained from The Rashtriya Indian Military College, Garhi Cantt, Dehradun, Uttarakhand, Pin – 248003 by following methods:
It is requested that necessary arrangements may please be made for holding the examination in the states, the name of the officers nominated for conducting the examination (with telephone, fax numbers and e-mail address) and demand of question Papers may be communicated to the Commandant, RIMC, Dehradun by 30 April 2023. Adequate Publicity may please be given regarding this examination in the local newspapers at least twice or thrice through press release before 15 Feb 2023.
Answer books in respect of the candidates along with the Application Form may Please be forwarded at the end of the examination in a sealed cover to the Commandant, RIMC, Dehradun, Uttarakhand, (Pin – 248003)
The viva –voce will be conducted by the State Governments only for those candidates who have qualified in the Written examination on the date which will be intimated later. The constitution of the selection board is briefly mentioned in Para 8 of the Regulations Governing RIMC and Shall be as follows:
The result of the viva-voce must be send in a sealed envelope to the Commandant, RIMC, Dehradun, immediately after the conduct of viva-voce. The same must also be conveyed by email the same day. The email id is firstname.lastname@example.org.
Medical Examination: Only the candidates finally selected after the viva-voce only will undergo a Medical Examination at selected Military Hospitals and only the candidates found medically fit will be considered for selection and admission to the RIMC. Candidates should not consider themselves selected until Joining Instruction to this effect is issued and call up Notices are sent to them by the College authorities.
Under no circumstances, any candidate or parents/guardians/relatives or friends are permitted to approach any officer in the Service Headquarters or any other person concerned with the selection of the candidates. Any attempt to do is liable to result in rejection of the candidate.
A copy of the press note issued in this connection is enclosed for information. You are requested to publish the press note given with the notification.
Press note the under mentioned dates:(a) Press note by State Government to be published before: 15 February 2023
The receipt of the letter may kindly be acknowledged.
|Ser No||State||Amount per cadet per annum|
|20.||Nagaland||Full bill re-imbursed|
The College provides education on the lines of residential public schools principally for boys who desire to join the Defence forces of India. Those who do not succeed in this aim or decide against it are well qualified to join a college or professional Institution on graduation from the RIMC. However, the College advises only those to apply who are interested in taking up the challenge of serving the Defence forces of India.